The best beer bars in Stockholm
Good news, beer lovers: Stockholm's craft-beer scene is as strong as ever. Stockholm houses an abundance of old-school German-style beer houses - or biergartens, sleek beer places, pubs and innovative concepts serving artisanal IPA and craft-beer from trendy microbreweries. Peruse our guide to the best beer bars in Stockholm, sudsy soirees for novices and vets alike.
Over 750 kinds of beer
Despite its slightly anonymous exterior, this hidden gem is a mecca for beer enthusiasts. The bar offers an impressive assortment of brew - over 750 kinds to be exact. Feeling peckish? Pressklubben serves a mean burger to wash down all of that artisanal beer.
Vasagatan 50, Norrmalm/City
Micro and nanobreweries
This "beer workshop" is located next door to its sibling Barrels Burgers & Beer. Tritonia is wholeheartedly dedicated to artisanal craft beer - draft and bottled and pays tribute to century-old craftsmanship with experimental and innovative brew flavour combinations.
Stora Nygatan 20, Old Town
This microbrewery conjures 'fruit taps', 'magic taps', innovative stouts and IPAs as well as other one-of-a-kind creations. In addition to beer, Omnipollos hatt serves some of the best pizzas in the city with experimental toppings.
Hökens Gata 3, Södermalm
For the beer connoisseur
This rustic tavern has appealed to a wide audience sine the 90's and is famous for its extensive beer collection. Akkurat is home to about 200 different types of beer both imported and homebrewed. Additionally 400 malt whiskeys are part of their repertoire.
Hornsgatan 18, Södermalm
A classic biergarten
Bierhaus fuses 1930's influences with a modern pub setting. German artisanal beer and homemade bratwurst are served in a classic beer hall setting with wooden panelling, communal tables and benches.
Tegnérgatan 10, City/Vasastan
Mead à la 1435
Hop on a time machine and head back to the Middles Ages. Located on a cobblestone alleyway the restaurant serves traditional Swedish fare reminiscent of the 1400's. Chug a jug of homebrewed mead or enjoy over 100 varieties of bottled and draft beer.
Stora Nygatan 43, Old Town
Beer and sandwiches East Coast deli-style
This bustling joint pays homage to East Coast delis. Enjoy a classic Reuben sandwich, tuna melt or mac 'n' cheese and wash it down with artisanal beer. The offering includes beer from local breweries such as Sthlm Brewing Co., Fjäderholmarna’s brewery and Södra maltfabriken.
Katarina Bangata 27, Södermalm
Oldie but goodie
Kvarnen is one of the oldest beer halls in the city, dating back to 1908. The rustic venue complete with checked floors, intimate booths and brass lamps exudes a quaint neighbourhood feel. Traditional Swedish fare such as meatballs, herring and black pudding is served as well as bountiful amounts of beer.
Tjärhovsgatan 4, Södermalm
"Join the craft beer revolution"
The masterminds behind this innovative concept combined their love of homebrewed artisanal craft beer and dogs. Bring your four-legged friend along for a beer – non-alcoholic doggy beers are also served. The rustic industrial-style décor enhances the relaxed ambiance.